DISCOVERING PYRENEES: RELAX AND DISCONNECT

Gentle walks through remote hidden places, offering spectacular views of the most emblematic peaks in the Pyrenees mountain range. Get back to nature, challenge yourself and enter landscapes well beyond your dreams. Trekking is all about embracing unique moments, incredible sceneries and new cultures in some of the most amazing enclaves that the Pyrenees have to offer. A delight for photography enthusiasts and nature lovers. Its special gastronomy and wines will certainly contribute to make our journey unique and complete in every way.

 

DAY 1. SATURDAY. PICK-UP IN BARCELONA AND SHUTTLE TO ACEBO DE CASA MURIA HOTEL

DAY 1. SATURDAY. PICK-UP IN BARCELONA AND SHUTTLE TO ACEBO DE CASA MURIA HOTEL

Pick-up at Barcelona airport at 15:00h. City centre at 15:30h. Shuttle to Acebo de Casa Muria, our first charming boutique hotel in the mountains. Welcome Reception in the terrace and informative meeting about the program. Dinner: Acebo de Casa Muria

DAY 2. SUNDAY. BENASQUE VALLEY, POSETS MALADETA NATURAL PARK

DAY 2. SUNDAY. BENASQUE VALLEY, POSETS MALADETA NATURAL PARK

Forau de Aigualluts. After a delicious breakfast in Acebo de Casa Muria, we will head for Forau de Aigualluts, one of the most spectacular places in Spain. You will reach the famous waterfall at Aigualluts and see Mount Aneto (at 3404 metres, the highest in the Pyrenees). A place to take that perfect photo! Subject to a certain amount of luck, will maight have the chance to observe our laziest animal: marmots. Two hours approximately of gentle activity in a unique environment. In the afternoon, we will visit the village of Benasque, also known as the little Switzerland of the Pyrenees. A nice touristic town with some of its secrets waiting to be unveiled…. Return to your hotel at 18:00h approximately to recharge your batteries. Breakfast: Acebo de Casa Muria Lunch: Llanos del Hospital Restaurant. A place full of history. Dinner: Acebo de Casa Muria

DAY 3 MONDAY. ALQUEZAR. SIERRA DE GUARA NATURAL PARK

DAY 3 MONDAY. ALQUEZAR. SIERRA DE GUARA NATURAL PARK

After a delicious breakfast we set off for Alquézar, one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. Today, we will enter the Vero River gorge, famous for its spectacular footbridges. A breathtaking landscape carved in the rock, colors exploding around us under the sun shine. The route ends at the beautiful Collegiate Cathedral of Alquézar, a monument of unique beauty. Around two hours of soft activity in a unique environment. In the afternoon, we will visit the Enate winery, to learn firsthand about the Somontano region best wines. Breakfast: Acebo de Casa Muria Lunch: Casa Pardina Restaurant (simply excellent, its recipes and great quality of products used make it a truely unforgettable meal). Dinner: Acebo de Casa Muria

DAY 4 TUESDAY. ISABENA VALLEY. ROMANESQUE ART IN ITS PUREST FORM

DAY 4 TUESDAY. ISABENA VALLEY. ROMANESQUE ART IN ITS PUREST FORM

Cultural day to discover some thousand-year-old monuments. After breakfast, we hit the road to the Isabena Valley. Two real gems await us there: Roda de Isabena Cathedral and Obarra Monastery. We will enjoy guided tours developed by expert heritage guides. In the afternoon, we will visit some lovely chapels in Taüll, a UNESCO world heritage site. Romanesque Art at its purest form. Breakfast: Acebo de Casa Muria. Lunch: Roda de Isabena Cathedral Restaurant. It is a rare pleasure to have a meal set in the 18th century. Dinner. Casa Chongastan Restaurant, its cooking is recognized as the best in Aragonese gastronomy ratings

DAY 5 WEDNESDAY. ORDESA AND MONT PERDIDO NATIONAL PARK

DAY 5 WEDNESDAY. ORDESA AND MONT PERDIDO NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast and check-out (we change hotel today) we head towards Monte Perdido y Ordesa National Park. Majestic mountains, endless forests and beautiful valleys await us for a very special day, one to remember! We will enter along a gentle prairie in Ordesa in search of surprises, geology, fauna and flora alike. Four hours approximately of gentle activity. In the afternoon, we will go to our new accommodation in Casa Barosse, where Gustavo and Jose will welcome us to this exclusive rural hotel, a little jewel in the Aragonese Pyrenees. Breakfast: Acebo de Casa Muria Packed / Picnic lunch Dinner: Hotel Barosse

DAY 6 THURSDAY. LA JACETANIA. VALLES OCCIDENTALES NATURAL PARK

DAY 6 THURSDAY. LA JACETANIA. VALLES OCCIDENTALES NATURAL PARK

After a delicious breakfast at Casa Barosse, we set our goal for today: to discover the beautiful western valleys in the Oza Forest and the incredible Aguas Tuertas Valley, a sensory delight. A soft activity in some of the most hidden and beautiful areas of the Pyrenees. Our expert guides will unveil the secrets of this beautiful nature spot. Visit Canfranc Train Station / Citadel of Jaca. In the afternoon, we will visit one of Spain’s best preserved fortresses: The Jaca Citadel, listed as part of Spain’s historical heritage. Return to Casa Barosse at 18:00h approximately, to recharge your batteries. Breakfast: Hotel Barosse Lunch: Borda Bisaltico Restaurant Dinner: Hotel Barosse

DAY 7 FRIDAY. MALLOS DE RIGLOS NATURAL MONUMENT

DAY 7 FRIDAY. MALLOS DE RIGLOS NATURAL MONUMENT

After breakfast, we will go to Los Mallos de Riglos, unique for its rock formations. We end our week with a gentle scenic excursion through these high rocky towers, home to many raptors. In the afternoon, we will visit San Juan de la Peña’s Monastery, a true Romanesque jewel carved in the mountain. Breakfast: Hotel Barosse Lunch: Refugio de Riglos Restaurant. Perfect viewpoint of Los Mallos. Dinner: Biarritz Jaca Restaurant